The Autotech Challenge is part of the Autotech Council’s Monthly member meeting, where 50+ leaders in the Auto industry attend to meet, learn and network.  These are MEMBER ONLY meetings, so entering the Challenge is the only way you  can attend and meet the members!


Friday, October 10, 2014

8:30 AM               Breakfast and Networking

9:00 AM               Welcome to the Autotech Developer Challenge

9:15 AM               Panel:  App and Service Possibilities for Auto Industry
                             Autotech council members and developers to attend
Consumers are already becoming familiar with in-car apps, such as navigation and streaming audio. But what will the future look like? What are the areas in which the auto industry sees the biggest potential? Our Autotech leaders will share their expertise with our developers so they can benefit from insight into the automotive technology landscape, and knowledge of consumers, drivers and fleet managers.  This session will explore the app opportunities in the auto industry to get developers’ creative minds going in order to create the best possible apps and services and produce the wins for the industry, developers and consumers.

Panelists:   Dani Essindi Behrendt (Honda), Vinuth Rai (Toyota), Serge Matynia (Renault)  Moderator:  Caroline Lewko (WIP)

10:15 AM             Break

10:45 AM             Technology Partner Presentations

11:15 AM             Review of Rules and Timelines for Challenge

11:30 AM             Team formations and Developer Brainstorming

12:00 Noon         Lunch

1:00 PM                Ready, set, hack.  Challenge officially starts

1:30 PM                Mentor Meetings for Developer Teams
– 4:30 PM

6:30 PM                Dinner

9:00 PM                Venue closes for evening.


Saturday, October 11, 2014

830 AM                 Venue Reopens – Breakfast, Hacking Continues

12:00 Noon         Lunch

2:00  PM               Challenge  finishes – Deadline to Submit Projects

3:00 PM                Project presentations and Judging
                             Autotech Council members and Press welcome

5:00 PM                Awards and Prizes

5:30 PM                Reception